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Leo Varadkar:   A gay taoiseach is actually a very big deal indeed, but Varadkar’s politics are relatively rare among those who marched for his rights. Photograph: Paulo Nunes Dos Santos/AFP/Getty Images

Leo Varadkar becoming taoiseach-elect is a strange victory for many LGBT people whose politics are rooted in solidarity, equality and standing up for(...)

Artist Robert Ballagh was among the recipients of the 2016 awards. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Artist Robert Ballagh and the Dublin Fire Brigade are among the seven recipients of the Lord Mayor’s Awards for 2016. Lord Mayor of Dublin Críona Ní D(...)

Fr Tony Flannery said he was very happy with the former president’s remarks. Photograph: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland

Former president Mary McAleese’s criticism of the Catholic Church’s stance on gay people have been welcomed by the Association of Catholic Priests and(...)